What to Design Right Now: June 2018

Find out what you should be designing, uploading and promoting right now in order to optimise your thortful sales, with our handy infographic below. Just cmd + click or ctrl + click to save! . . .     . . . . . .

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New Themes for Father’s Day 2018

Here at thortful HQ we’ve been brainstorming some particularly Dad-related topics to inspire your Father’s Day designs! From classic ‘Dad’ TV shows, to current trends to adapt for the occasion, read our hotlist to get inspired:   Sports and Hobbies: Football – think specific teams rather than football in general: Dads can be very loyal…

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Industry Design Trends for 2018

We’re always on the lookout for what is trending in the design world and across the card industry. There are lots of crossovers from homewares and stationery trends, and when it comes to cards sometimes it’s more of a subtle feel or accent rather than a specific use of a design trend. We’ve rounded up the…

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Mother’s Day Sharing Images 2018

We’ve got some more images to help you promote your thortful cards! Just use the design programme of your choice to slot your card designs into the blank spaces. Add a caption, then link to your profile or the card itself, and share away! … Right-click or Ctrl + click and save: Happy Sharing!

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Valentine’s Sharing Images 2018

It’s that time again! Get sharing your thortful cards with your followers in order to drive those Valentine’s purchases. Simply download some of our handy sharing images and pop your card design into the blank space. Remember to add a catchy caption to the image, then link to your profile or the card itself, and share…

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How to Use thortful to Promote Other Projects

Michelle Hird has brought us greeting card designs for over 18 months now with her HELLO LGBT brand. However, over the past year she has been working hard to introduce Binx the Jinx into the world. Binx the Jinx is a new children’s book, written and illustrated by Michelle Hird, and released in August; it’s…

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How to Tag Your Cards

We know that the science of tagging can be more complex than nuclear physics, so we’ve written a simple guide to give you some key tips on how to tag for optimum results on thortful. Remember that if you miss one or two then you needn’t worry as we edit and optimise them when moderating,…

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Creator Updates: What We’re Working On

We got some great feedback from you guys after we asked you what you thought should be changed or improved upon, in order to help you along your thortful journey. One thing we found was that a couple of the common suggestions that came in were for things which are already in the works though, so…

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5 Ways to Make More Sales

No time? No problem! We’ve come up with five quick tips to help you boost those sales!  .  . Have occasion cards We’ve found that customers buy thortful cards for specific, card-sending occasions. From Birthday to Get Well to Anniversary, make sure your cards fit these. This can be as simple as adding a ‘Happy…

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Zoe Brennan: How to Design a Bestseller

Want to know how you to design a bestselling card? thortful Creator Zoe Brennan has already done it, and here she gives you some tips on how you can create one of your own. … At Zoe Brennan we know the benefit of having a best-selling design. Here’s how you can too. Let’s start with…

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